The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.